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25 Powerpoint presentations you won't hate

When I was younger and I had to make Powerpoint presentations, I never really liked to do them. I couldn’t figure out why other than they just didn’t …

Stir's Kinetic Desk is a standing desk that learns your sitting habits, moves when you need a break (video)

If Apple were to build a desk, it would look like this. Much like Nest, maker of the world's sexiest thermostat, Stir is a company founded by someone who worked on the first iPods, and, it too is trying to make a mundane household item fashionable. In this case, of course, the product in question …

Stir Kinetic Desk, Created by Former iPod Engineer, Makes Other Standing Desks Look Boring

Standing desks are old news. How about a desk that <i>breathes</i>?<p>That’s the idea behind the Stir Kinetic Desk, a new adjustable standing desk dreamed up by …

This Standing Desk Knows When You Need to Sit Down

The line between robot and object is ever thinning. Computers have replaced our phones, watches and soon, our glasses — and it's possible our desks …

A Few Tricks All The New iOS 7 Users Should Know

At long last, iOS 7 has arrived. That is, it arrived for everyone who didn’t say “Developer? Oh, yeah, I’m totally a developer. Cough” and wiggle into the Beta months ago.<p>iOS 7 is a strange new land, especially on day one. Out with the gradients, in with the trippy fluorescents. Your favorite app? …

SEO is dead. Long live social media optimisation

Search engine optimisation (SEO) was always a flawed concept. At its worst, it means making web content less engaging for the reader but supposedly …

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Google Maps Engine API helps enterprise users create custom maps

In order to equip enterprise devs with the proper tools to create custom Maps, Google announced the Maps Engine API. The kit allows users to leverage the outfit's cloud muscle to layer appropriate info on a Google Map and publish the results for either internal or widespread use. Direct access to …

5 Sure-Fire Routes to Freelancing Success

In today’s shaky economy, freelancing is on the rise. In the U.S. alone, one in three workers are now doing freelance work. That's 42 million …

Pro-Environment Light Bulb Labeling Turns Off Conservatives, Study Finds

Green labeling causes some consumers to shun energy-efficient light bulbs even when they know the choice could save them money, a new study finds.<p><b>How many conservatives does it take to change a light bulb? A more intriguing question might be, "How many conservatives can you persuade to switch to</b> …

VideoNotes Makes Taking and Sharing Notes from Videos Super Easy

If you watch a lot of online videos for education or research, you’ll find VideoNotes a really useful tool.<p>It’s as simple as this: sign in with a Google account (VideoNotes uses Google Drive for storage) and then paste in the URL for a YouTube or Coursera video. Then as it plays you can start …

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Google forks WebKit with new Blink rendering engine for Chrome and Opera

Big news for the web today: Google has announced that it's going to stop using WebKit as the rendering engine that's behind displaying web pages in Chrome. Instead, it's forking WebKit to create its own rendering engine, called "Blink." The move, Google says, is to speed up development on Chrome …

Rutgers Coach Mike Rice Fired After Shocking Abuse Video Goes Viral

You knew this was coming. It was only a matter of time as the damning video circulated online, passed among friends through email, shared widely on …

Google parts ways with Apple over WebKit, launches Blink

Both Chrome and Safari will move faster when uncoupled from each other, Google argues. But it's not just about technology: Social issues also factored into the schism.<p>A years-long marriage of convenience that linked Google and Apple browser technologies is ending in divorce.<p>In a move that Google …

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